Survey/Field Technician


RW Sleighter is seeking a Survey/Field Technician to assist our engineering department. Preferred candidates will have excellent time management skills and surveying and construction administration experience.

Minimum Requirements:

  • 5-7 years minimum survey experience in construction, boundary, topographic and engineering design surveys
  • High School diploma required. Associate’s degree in engineering field preferred.
  • Above average math and problem solving skills are required.
  • Ability to work well under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Proficiency in: AutoCAD, Microsoft Word, Excel, Powerpoint and Sketch-Up

Job Responsibilities:

  • Perform boundary, topographic, right-of-way, transportation and construction surveys.
  • Operate survey equipment including total station, levels, GPS, and other equipment to perform project layout and construction staking.
  • Maintain accurate, orderly and legible standardized field notes of survey work performed including lines, angles, distances, benchmarks and mathematical calculations. Create reports.
  • Work with a variety of City, County, State DOT and outside contractors.`1
  • Make arithmetic calculations, (i.e. percentages. ratio, averages), performs inspections of materials, instruments, equipment or items to be tested for flaws or defects.
  • Proficient knowledge of GIS
  • Construction Administration Experience
  • Need to be dependable and have a positive, team first attitude.

Qualified candidates should electronically submit a resume with the job title of “Survey/Field Technician” in the subject line.

All candidates submission should be in PDF format.

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